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The 25 Truths of Life

The 25 Truths of Life

I was forever and a day trying to get Barry to write a review for a tiny online magazine I had helped start. Our telephone conversations would go like this.

Monday, Monday

Monday, Monday

Rex Monday, 36, was out for a predawn walk when he took a misstep and fell into a storm drain–only a short distance, but he fell wrong. He lay there motionless for several hours until a woman, walking her dog, chanced by and called the paramedics. The next three months Monday spent as a newborn […]

The Icebergs of Florida

The Icebergs of Florida

When I finally got out of the hospital, they immediately stuck me in prison there near the coast of North Florida. They didn’t call it prison, but that’s what it was–it being the house I grew up in. It was a two-story Tudor, set at the edge of town, and the only room I could […]